Education


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Local Schools

Weakley County has a school system that is governed by a 10-member school board (elected by the district) and an appointed director of schools.

Approximately 12,000 students are served by 11 schools:

Dresden
Dresden Elementary (grades K-4)
Dresden Middle School (grades 5-8)
Dresden High School (grades 9-12)

Gleason
Gleason School (grades K-12)

Greenfield
Greenfield School (grades K-12)

Martin
Martin Primary School (grades K-2)
Martin Elementary School (grades 3-5)
Martin Middle School (grades 6-8)
Westview High School (grades 9-12)

Sharon
Sharon School (grades K-8)

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Center For Adult And Continuing Education
Provides adult education to all residents. GED, Family First, Adult High School, and literacy classes.

In addition, the Center provides classes for a Licensed Practical Nurse Program, Certified Nursing Assistant training, Business Systems Technology Course, and Auto Mechanics.